City Manager & Administration

City Manager Office

The Office of the City Manager is responsible for executing the policies adopted by the City Council.

Administration Department

The Administration Department oversees several important functions within Edina's city government.

Executive Leadership

The City Manager and the Assistant City Manager are responsible for the ongoing operations of the City, as well as City Council relations, strategic planning, policy research and implementation, oversight of boards and commissions and performance measurement.

Records

The City Clerk division supports the management of the City's records according to Minnesota Statutes regarding records retention and data practices ensuring citizens access to public information in a timely fashion.

Elections

The City Clerk Division coordinates all national, state and local elections for public office.

Licensing & Permits

The City Clerk Division coordinates the issuance of business licenses within the City of Edina including:

  • Amusement Devices
  • Body Art
  • Food Establishments
  • Liquor Sales
  • Massage
  • Parking Ramps
  • Pools
  • Refuse Haulers
  • Tobacco

The Department also issues permits for the following activities within the City:

  • Charitable Gambling Registrations
  • Fireworks Sales
  • Special Events